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4.7 out of 5

"Nice clean rooms with good amenities and friendly owners. " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 16 Mar 2020

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Hotel Description

At Baycrest Lodge you'll be within just a 5-minute stroll of Lake Taupo and within 30 minutes of Taupo Hot Springs. Highlights at this aparthotel include an outdoor swimming pool, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

You can enjoy a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, and each apartment features a coffee/tea maker, free newspapers, and a hair dryer. A kitchenette comes equipped with a refrigerator, a microwave, and a stovetop, and room service is also available. Nice touches to enhance your stay include premium bedding, a soaking tub, and free toiletries. A phone and an iron/ironing board are also available.

For a drink, you can stop by the aparthotel's own bar/lounge. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Sights within a 10-minute drive of this 4-star Taupo aparthotel include Taupo Bungy and Wairakei International Golf Course.

Deluxe Studio, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
NZ$130* Per night/room 1 Jun. - 2 Jun.

Family Room with Balcony

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Family Room with Thermal Pool

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

King Studio with Balcony

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

King Studio with Thermal Pool

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Luxury Studio Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Baycrest Lodge ratings based on 199 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Baycrest Lodge

Everyone (61) Couples (89) Family (45)
3 out of 5

Posted by on 24 Mar. 2020

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24 Mar. 2020 by TeamBaycrest

Thank you for your feedbcak. As this has been done anonymously and without other comment we are not able to address any particular area you felt required attention. We are always available to discuss any aspect of your stay with us.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 21 Mar. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

24 Mar. 2020 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks!

5 out of 5
Nice clean rooms with good amenities and friendly owners.

Posted by on 16 Mar. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

24 Mar. 2020 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks for choosing to stay with us

5 out of 5
Great hosts, happy to help and friendly. Room was well appointed and equipped.

Posted by on 12 Feb. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

14 Feb. 2020 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks for taking the time to provide your feedback :)

5 out of 5
Pool was very nice liked the Cabana. The owner was great, really nice guy. Little further away from town than I expected, but it’s a great walk along the lake

Posted by , from Auckland on 29 Jan. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

29 Jan. 2020 by TeamBaycrest

Thank you for your feedback!

5 out of 5
Nicely set up. Very friendly service. Couldn't connect to the free Wifi though - has password expired??

Posted by on 26 Jan. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 Jan. 2020 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks for your feedback. Should any issue occur with WiFi access please contact our reception and this will be easily remedied.

4 out of 5
Property is in a handy location, love the pools, comfortable rooms

Posted by on 21 Jan. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

26 Jan. 2020 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks for choosing Baycrest Lodge

5 out of 5
Loved our spacious unit, the swimming pool was lovely too. The owners and staff were super friendly and welcoming and the location is excellent. Highly recommend and would definately stay again, thanks!

Posted by on 14 Jan. 2020

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14 Jan. 2020 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks so much for choosing Baycrest Lodge and for your feedback!

5 out of 5
Loved the pool area. Also private pool. Very accommodating gave us highchair and portacot

Posted by on 11 Jan. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

11 Jan. 2020 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks for providing your invaluable feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay!

5 out of 5
Happy with everything customer relationship awesome.

Posted by on 8 Jan. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

11 Jan. 2020 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks for choosing Baycrest Lodge!

About the Baycrest Lodge

Location 79 Mere Rd, Taupo, 3330

Property Features

Baycrest Lodge offers its guests hot springs and an outdoor pool. Public spaces have free WiFi. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Event space at this aparthotel measures 624 square feet (58 square meters) and includes conference space. A terrace, barbecue grills, and a garden are also featured at the eco-friendly Baycrest Lodge. Self parking is free. This 4-star Taupo aparthotel is smoke free.

  • 1 floor
  • 16 guestrooms or units
  • 624 sq ft of conference space
  • 58 sq m of conference space
  • Bar or lounge
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Baycrest Lodge offers 16 accommodations with complimentary newspapers and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. Accommodations at this 4-star aparthotel have kitchenettes with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers with deep soaking bathtubs, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Taupo aparthotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Deep soaking tub
  • In-room dining
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Luxury bedding
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Heating
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

Room service is available.

Spa Services

  • Number of hot springs - 8

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 7:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 7:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM.
Guests arriving after 7:30 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 20 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for NZD 10 per day.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 10 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 20 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of NZD 4.00

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Baycrest Lodge
  • Baycrest Lodge Taupo
  • Baycrest Taupo
  • Flag Hotel Baycrest
  • Baycrest Lodge Taupo
  • Baycrest Lodge Aparthotel
  • Baycrest Lodge Aparthotel Taupo

You should know

  • Pool access available from 7:30 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Hot springs access available from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Qualmark
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